Vol.5 No.4 (April 2015)
A Review on Research of Fairness Concerns in Economic Distribution
The hypothesis of rational economic man in classical economics assumes that people always want to maximize their gains and minimize their losses. However, the behavioral results of classical paradigms in behavioral economics like Ultimatum Game and Dictator Game have suggested that people's behaviors in economic distribution are not in line with the rational assumption, and they are likely to make irrational choices. People tend to avoid unfairness in distribution, and even pu-nish unfairness proposers at the cost of their benefits. The present paper reviews the use of Ulti-matum Game and Dictator Game in the psychology and neuroscience studies and relevant results.
曹智鹏 (2015) 经济分配中公平因素的心理学研究现状评述。 心理学进展， 5， 216-220. doi: 10.12677/AP.2015.54030
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